Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 155 125
Rank change year-on-year +30 -30 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 20 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.86% 0.69% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.72% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 36
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -3.45% -20.77%
10th Percentile £40,700 £32,400 £26,125
90th Percentile £85,000 £53,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,251 2,937 2,598
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 96.83% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,868 2,430 2,070
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,655
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.50% +0.36%
10th Percentile £28,100 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,975 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +6 15 £65,000 +44.44% 6
Bicester +5 2 £33,500 -
Abingdon +17 1 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Banbury - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) Semantic Web
4 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (35.00%) Office 365
4 7 (35.00%) Big Data
4 7 (35.00%) DevOps
4 7 (35.00%) Cloud Operations
4 7 (35.00%) Terraform
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) DHCP
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (20.00%) Okta
7 4 (20.00%) Security Auditing
7 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (20.00%) Nessus
7 4 (20.00%) Apache
7 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) SaaS

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (10.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) IPv6
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Semantic Web
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (35.00%) Cloud Operations
3 7 (35.00%) DevOps
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Security Auditing
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Terraform
2 4 (20.00%) Nessus
3 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Okta
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) HP